Energy Made Easy
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Solar photovoltaic (PV) power generation soared by nearly 25% between 2018 and 2019, in line with the strong growth seen in previous years. Solar accounted for 2.7% of world…
What are primary and secondary energy, and energy carriers all about?
Techniques and economic viability of collecting and recycling photovoltaic solar panels: Frédéric Ivars and Nicolas Defrenne offer their analyses.
Games and exercises
Install on the playground power generation facilities which will supply electricity in your city
Focus on photovoltaic solar energy (silicon, thin film and perovskite technologies). Benoît Lombardet and Daniel Lincot offer their analyses.
The photovoltaic cell, which converts sunlight into electricity, is the subject of extensive research worldwide. Find out how it works.
As well as heating the water that flows through radiators, central heating systems produce hot water for domestic use. This domestic hot water is either produced on demand…
Heating and hot water production represent on average 77% of energy consumption in French households.
Following in the steps of Japan, a pioneer in the field, China is developing floating solar photovoltaic (PV) farms on a gigantic scale, thanks to the variety offered by its…
The Energy Road Trip
20,000: The number of French households that have adopted the solar power self‑consumption model.